Nursing Faculty Positions

About Baylor University in Dallas: 

As the oldest college in Texas, Baylor University has a population of 21,000 diverse students. While the main campus is located in Waco, Texas, Baylor has been offering nursing degrees in Dallas for more than a century. Currently, Baylor University is offering nursing courses in our modern facility, conveniently located in downtown Dallas by the Baylor University Medical Center. Baylor is one of the top universities in the nation, having been named an R1 institution by the Carnegie Classification in January 2022. Baylor is also on the honor roll of the "Great Colleges to Work For" from The Chronicle of Higher Education; Baylor offers competitive salaries and benefits while giving faculty and staff a chance to live in one of the fastest-growing parts of the state. Our strategic plan, Illuminate, guides the University as we continue to live up to Baylor's mission of educating men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. 

POSITION: Associate to Full Professor, Tenure Track

QUALIFICATIONS: Research doctorate in nursing and active program of research with a strong record of external research funding. All candidates must be eligible for unrestricted licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas. Faculty rank and tenure appointment will be dependent upon credentials, experience, program of research, sustained record of publications, and record of significant research funding. Successful candidates are expected to maintain an active, multidisciplinary funded research program, engage in teaching and mentoring, collaborate effectively with other faculty and staff, and establish strong ties with the Baylor community.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintain an active research program, engage in multidisciplinary research, maintain a research portfolio supported by extramural funding, maintain publication record, including -presentations at high-quality venues, engage in teaching and mentoring students and/or junior faculty, demonstrate respect and professionalism at all times, engage in faith-based activities, and provide service to the School, university, professional field, and community.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately.  Deadline for application submission is December 31, 2023

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Visit to apply.  Applications include a personal letter, three letters of recommendation, current curriculum vitae, and statement of faith.  Questions regarding the application process may be addressed to

POSITION: Professor (all ranks), Clinical, Graduate Nursing

 The Louise Herrington School of Nursing at Baylor University located in Dallas, Texas, offers bachelor's and doctoral degrees in Nursing and is currently seeking candidates for clinical track faculty positions teaching in the online Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Position commences August 2023. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Practice or research doctorate (or significant progress toward terminal degree) is required for Clinical Track appointments. Clinical specialty at a master’s or doctoral level is required. Preferred Specialties: PHMNP, NNP, AGACNP, FNP, NM, and Executive Nursing

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately.  Deadline for application submission is May 01, 2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications include a personal letter, three letters of recommendation, current curriculum vitae, and statement of faith.  Click here for the application process link, Questions regarding the application process may be addressed to Review of applications will begin immediately until the position is filled.

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Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, military service, genetic information, and disability. Baylor’s commitment to equal opportunity and respect of others does not undermine the validity and effect of the constitutional and statutory protections for its religious liberty, including, without limitation, the religious organization exemption under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the religious exemption to Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, among others.  Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.